Weekend Notes: Crash Holly Benefit, Dr. Death Update, Edge Married, WWE Boxing?


– In today’s Independent (Ireland), Shane McMahon said the company was looking at adding new brands, including boxing, when the time is right, and that the brand extension started off slowly, but is picking up. [WrestlingObserver.com]

– Steve “Dr. Death” Williams got through his a very tough operation on Friday, staying in the hospital for around a week. He reportedly watched the Oklahoma Sooners game on TV after waking up. [WrestlingObserver.com]

– A November 3 benefit show for Mike “Crash Holly” Lockwood is supposed to take place in Newark, CA, but is up in the air as of now as they try to lock up a venue. Many big stars from the indie words, NOAH, as well as Crash’s buddy Steven Richards are scheduled to appear. [WrestlingObserver.com]

– Edge got married last Thursday, with several wrestlers in attendence, including Christian and the Hurricane. [Credit: PWTorch.com]

– Thursday’s SD drew a 3.2 national rating. It peaked at 3.4 during the Tough Enough segment, and dropped to a 3.1 for the final half hour. [Credit: PWTorch.com]

Matthew Michaels is editor emeritus of Pulse Wrestling, and has been since the site launched.